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SARS dispels Makwakwa bonus payment reports

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) on Monday corrected media reports stating that the Chief Officer for Business and Individual Tax, Jonas Makwakwa, was paid a bonus while on suspension.In a statement, the revenue service moved to correct media reports that Makwakwa, who returned to…

SARS dispels Makwakwa bonus payment reports

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) on Monday corrected media reports stating that the Chief Officer for Business and Individual Tax, Jonas Makwakwa, was paid a bonus while on suspension.In a statement, the revenue service moved to correct media reports that Makwakwa, who returned to…

Have your say on Basic Education Laws Bill

Basic Education Deputy Minister Enver Surty said while his department has made strides, more public participation is needed on the Basic Education Laws Amendment Bill.We are not going to curtail public participation, we will instead encourage it because we want to hear what people have…

Let’s work together to ensure economic recovery

South Africans should work together to ensure the country's full economic recovery, says National Treasury's acting Accountant General Zanele Mxunyelwa.This as rating agencies Moody's Investor Service and Standard & Poor's (S&P) are expected to announce their rating decisions with respect to the South African economy…